four-walling

four-walling
four-walling [fôr′wôl΄iŋ]
n.
[< the four walls of the theater]
a form of distribution and exhibition, esp. of films, in which a distributor or producer rents a theater for a fixed amount, pays all advertising and operating costs, and collects all box-office receipts

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